“International Standardization Summit” was held on October 14 within the scope of the project “Technical Assistance for the Improvement of Standardization System and Raising Awareness” carried out by the Turkish Standards Institution (TSE) with co-financing European Union and the Republic of Turkey.
Hasan Büyükdede, Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology; Ambassador Christian Berger, Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey,; ISO President John Walter; CENELEC President Dany Sturtewagen; IQNet President Alex Stoichito; TSE President Prof. Dr. Adem Şahin; Central Finance and Contracts Unit President Hakan Ertürk; İhsan Övüt, Secretary General of SMIIC; Turkish Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges Vice President Ali Kopuz and many guests attended the summit.
Following the opening speeches at the summit, “Active Participation Award Ceremony” was held on the 14th of October, World Standards Day. Deputy Minister of Industry and Technology Büyükdede presented the awards to the representatives of institutions that were successful in various categories in the field of standardization. In the award ceremony, Nurdeniz Tunçer, the President of the Guide Dogs Association, received the “Active Mirror Committee” award on behalf of his institution. Tunçer came with the guide dog Kara to receive his award. Kara received great applause from the participants in the hall.